Damaged pipe cuts off water supply to some Hiya flat towers

An aerial view of Hiyaa Flats in Hulhumale' Phase II. (Sun Photo/Mohamed Hayyan)

MWSC revealed on Saturday that due to a damaged pipe, some of the social housing Hiyaa towers in Hulhumale’ have water cut off.

Media official from MWSC said to Sun that since late afternoon some of the towers have had their water cut off.

At the moment water access has been cut off to towers H-3, H-4, H-7, and H-8.

The media official further said that the issue occurred after a water pipe was damaged during some road construction work by Hulhumale’ Development Corporation (HDC).

Moreover, the official stated that as soon as the issue was reported, a team from MWSC has been working to resolve it.

“We apologise to the residents of these towers for the inconveniences they will be facing due to the water being cut off.”